[NTG-pdftex] [bug] \pdfmapfile broken?

Hartmut Henkel hartmut_henkel@gmx.de
Sat, 13 Mar 2004 01:57:25 +0100 (CET)


On Sat, 13 Mar 2004, Hartmut Henkel wrote:

> In -ini mode, certain things have no catcode yet. Do:
>
> \pdfoutput=1
> \catcode`\{=1
> \catcode`\}=2
> \pdfmapfile{pdftex.map} % not needed, default anyway

...which gives an \errmessage from latex.ltx in

pdfetex -ini  -jobname=pdflatex -progname=pdflatex *pdflatex.ini

due to

\ifnum\catcode`\{=1
  \errmessage
  {LaTeX must be made using an initex with no format preloaded}
\fi

so better leave \pdfmapfile{} out.

Regards, Hartmut